ByteGrid Web Hosting Acquires 11-Acre Data Center in Maryland – 2011-06-06 – ByteGrid known wholesale web hosting company and data center operator announced that it has acquired an 11-acre data center campus in Silver Spring, Maryland, US.

Referring to the press release, ByteGrid cooperating with New York-based private equity firm Altpoint Capital Partners to expand the platform across multiple markets.

According to ByteGrid, campus is fully operational data center with all necessary features. Press release also states that current owner will continue to rent some of the data center infrastructure and space.

ByteGrid also says that data center has over than 20 megawatts of back-up generator capacity and nine megawatts of available power. The facility is connected by multiple Tier 1 telecommunications carriers.

Data center has also all necessary security equipment and monitoring systems icluding physical access control procedures.

To summarize ByteGrid executive director said:
ByteGrid is focused on acquiring, developing and operating highly flexible, efficient, and resilient wholesale data centers. We serve the growing need for mission-critical data center solutions by providing secure, interconnected, carrier-neutral, and density robust facilities that integrate modular and energy efficient technologies.